NYSE:SNE - Sony Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$50.81 -0.84 (-1.63 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$50.81
Today's Range$50.04 - $50.98
52-Week Range$44.37 - $61.02
Volume834,850 shs
Average Volume1.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$64.20 billion
P/E Ratio15.44
Dividend Yield0.38%
Beta1.63
Sony Corporation designs, develops, produces, and sells electronic equipment, instruments, and devices for the consumer, professional, and industrial markets worldwide. The company offers network services related to games, videos, and music contents; and home and portable game consoles, packaged software, and peripheral devices, as well as broadcast/professional, integrated circuit card technology, and medical and imaging device solutions. It also develops, produces, markets, and distributes recorded music; publishes music; and produces and distributes animation titles, game applications based on animation titles, and various services for music and visual products. In addition, the company offers live-action and animated motion pictures, as well as scripted and unscripted series, daytime serials, game shows, animated series, television movies, and miniseries and other television programs; operates a visual effects and animation unit; manages a studio facility; and operates television and digital networks. Further, it researches, develops, designs, produces, markets, distributes, sells, and services video and sound products; interchangeable lens, compact digital, and consumer and professional video cameras; display products, such as projectors and medical equipment; mobile phones, tablets, accessories, and applications; metal oxide semiconductor image sensors, charge-coupled devices, large-scale integration systems, and other semiconductors. Additionally, the company offers Internet broadband network services; creates and distributes content for various electronics product platforms, such as PCs and mobile phones; and provides life and non-life insurance, banking, and other services, as well as batteries, recording media, and storage media products. The company was formerly known as Tokyo Tsushin Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha and changed its name to Sony Corporation in January 1958. Sony Corporation was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Household audio & video equipment
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Discretionary
Current SymbolNYSE:SNE
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone813-6748-2111

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.13
Current Ratio0.92
Quick Ratio0.79

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio15.44
Forward P/E Ratio11.19
P/E Growth1.11

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$77.15 billion
Price / Sales0.83
Cash Flow$5.9357 per share
Price / Cash8.56
Book Value$28.58 per share
Price / Book1.78

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.29
Net Income$4.42 billion
Net Margins7.70%
Return on Equity17.19%
Return on Assets3.34%

Miscellaneous

Employees117,300
Outstanding Shares1,263,560,000
Market Cap$64.20 billion
OptionableOptionable

Sony (NYSE:SNE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sony's stock symbol?

Sony trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SNE."

How were Sony's earnings last quarter?

Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) announced its earnings results on Thursday, April, 28th. The company reported ($0.65) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.58) by $0.07. The company had revenue of $1,824.10 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $64.27 billion. Sony had a return on equity of 17.19% and a net margin of 7.70%. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($91.39) EPS. View Sony's Earnings History.

When is Sony's next earnings date?

Sony is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sony.

What price target have analysts set for SNE?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Sony's stock. Their forecasts range from $85.29 to $85.29. On average, they expect Sony's stock price to reach $85.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 67.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sony.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sony?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sony in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sony.

Has Sony been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SNE stock have trended neutral on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Sony earned a coverage optimism score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Sony's key competitors?

Who are Sony's key executives?

Sony's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kazuo Hirai, Chairman (Age 58)
  • Mr. Kenichiro Yoshida, CEO, Pres, Representative Corp. Exec. Officer & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Hiroki Totoki, Sr. Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Shigeki Ishizuka, Exec. VP and Pres of Professional Solutions, Services & Digital Imaging Group (Age 60)
  • Mr. Shiro Kambe, Exec. VP (Age 57)

Who are Sony's major shareholders?

Sony's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Primecap Management Co. CA (3.41%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.34%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.21%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.14%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.11%) and Gluskin Sheff & Assoc Inc. (0.09%).

Which major investors are selling Sony stock?

SNE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Deutsche Bank AG, Primecap Management Co. CA, Wells Fargo & Company MN, NorthCoast Asset Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Gabelli Funds LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co..

Which major investors are buying Sony stock?

SNE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, KEYWISE CAPITAL MANAGEMENT Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Anavon Capital LLP, Gluskin Sheff & Assoc Inc., Meritage Portfolio Management, City Financial Investment Co Ltd and Credit Suisse AG.

How do I buy shares of Sony?

Shares of SNE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Sony's stock price today?

One share of SNE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.81.

How big of a company is Sony?

Sony has a market capitalization of $64.20 billion and generates $77.15 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $4.42 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.29 on an earnings per share basis. Sony employs 117,300 workers across the globe.

What is Sony's official website?

The official website for Sony is http://www.sony.net.

How can I contact Sony?

Sony's mailing address is 7-1 KONAN 1-CHOME MINATO-KU, TOKYO M0, 108-0075. The company can be reached via phone at 813-6748-2111 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sony (NYSE SNE)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  472 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  350 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  822
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sony and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SNE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SNE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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